North America's premiere hockey academy
The Pursuit of Excellence Program is committed to developing a 360 degree player. Our success is seen through the quality and number of players that have moved on to the NHL, WHL, Junior and College levels.
A 27,000 sq ft training facility, divided into four areas, specifically designed to provide players with all the equipment they need to develop, practice and hone their skills.
Our results speak for themselves. With alumni in the NHL, WHL, College and Junior levels, we prides ourselves on preparing players physically, mentally and emotionally to excel at the next level
We have a proven record of success at developing players and moving them on to the next level. See what our players have accomplished and where they are playing now!
Latest NewsVIEW ARCHIVE
Duhaime becomes the second POE player to sign an NAHL tender agreement. FOR IMMEDIATE Read More
Barrett a 2nd year POE U18 forward will play for the Calgary Canucks this season. Read More
The Pursuit of Excellence Hockey Academy in Kelowna, B.C would like to congratulate the POE players and their families on being chosen in the 2014 WHL & OHL draft’s.
“These boys have shown tremendous commitment, discipline and work ethic everyday and it has culminated in recognition for their efforts. They are not just excellent hockey players, but are also excellent young men and the POE is very proud of them” remarked Academy President, Dave Roy.
Ethan King – 23rd Overall
Logan Christensen – 30th Overall
Hayden Ostir – 36th Overall
Owen Hardy – 42nd Overall
Nicholas Doyle – 56th Overall
Medicine Hat Tigers
Nick Henry – 59th Overall
Jake Harrison – 71st Overall
Liam Lytton – 115th Overall
Prince George Cougars
Liam Hughes – 152nd Overall
Edmonton Oil Kings
Luke Kutkevicius – 25th Overall
Mississauga Steelheads (OHL)
POE Bantam 2012-13
Pursuit of Excellence would like to congratulate all players and their families who were chosen in the 2014 WHL & OHL draft’s.
From the Blog
- BRANDON DUHAIME SIGNS TENDER WITH KEYSTONE ICE MINERS
Duhaime becomes the second POE player to sign an NAHL tender agreement. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 Kelowna, BC – The Pursuit of Excellence Hockey Academy (POE) Midget - Read More
- U18 PLAYER TYLER BARRETT COMMITTS TO AJHL
Barrett a 2nd year POE U18 forward will play for the Calgary Canucks this season. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 Kelowna, BC – The Pursuit of Excellence Hockey Academy - Read More
- POE U18 PLAYER ROBBIE JOHNSON COMMITS TO BCHL
Forward Robbie Johnson Commits to Trail Smoke Eaters for 2014/15 season. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 Kelowna, BC – The Pursuit of Excellence Hockey Academy (POE) Midget - Read More
"In the 2005/06 year as a 15 year old, I attended the Pursuit of Excellence Hockey Academy. While attending the Pursuit Academy, I became a stronger person, a better skater, stronger in academics, and learned life skills. During that year I also played on the BC Outback (a Senior AAA Women's team). Throughout that year... Read more
Pursuit of Excellence is a hockey academy based in Kelowna, B.C., Canada. Ran by head coach, David Roy, Pursuit of Excellence is a hockey school that is focused on developing excellent hockey players.